Chromebooks

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First Windows 10 S PCs Enter The Realm

The education realm, that is. Windows 10 S may be a bit of a curious piece of software, but ultimately, the focus will not be…

Week In Review
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Week In Review (Nov 10 – Nov 14)

Busy few days in the world of Windows. Microsoft released a few things, a couple of them leaked out. Overall a smashing week for the…

Chromebook Prices
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The World Is Ready For $149 Chromebooks, Is Microsoft?

Google have built their success on either offering amazing stuff away for free, or at low, low price points. Chromebooks seems to be following this…

Chromebooks Schools
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Schools Are Choosing Chromebooks, Not Windows, Claims Google

Schools, not just in the United States, apparently, are choosing Chromebooks, and not Microsoft’s Windows 8.1 with Bing devices. According to Google, that is. The search…

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Samsung Gives Up On Windows Laptops In Europe

So much for peace talks! Samsung is ending sales of Windows based laptops in Europe. Chromebooks too, but the remarkable thing here is just how…

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Schools Continue To Choose Windows 8 Devices

That is, ahead of Chromebooks, Android and iOS hardware. Windows 8 devices are steadily conquering the education market, and we have some more positive developments…

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Citrix Receiver Makes Windows Apps On Chromebook Possible

There is no shortage of voices that claim Chromebooks are basically useless. For power use, at least. These affordable laptops do not have the necessary…

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Chromebook Sales Expected To Triple By 2017, Gartner

Now, Bingbooks is a word as unofficial as any, but Microsoft recently outlined a new strategy with plans to take on the raging success that…

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Microsoft Continues Chromebook Offensive, Offers Windows PC Alternatives

Redmond initiated a campaign against Chromebooks last month, one that had been a long time coming. The company tried to show buyers how Windows powered…

Week In Review
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Week In Review (Jul 21 – Jul 25)

July 22 was the big day this week. Microsoft announced the quarterly earnings, and although the company took hits in a few areas, performance, more…

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Lenovo IdeaPad S20-30 Is Another Windows 8.1 Chromebook Alternative

The wave continues. Microsoft made it a point to announce $99 Windows tablets, and $250 Windows laptops at the recently concluded WPC 2014 event. The…

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Chromebooks Now Account For 35% Of B2B Notebook Sales In The US

Education is one sector where Chromebooks have thrived the most, so much so that many still correlate these budget devices as a perfect match for…

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Dell, Too, Using Intel Core i3 Processors In Latest Chromebooks

Low end hardware. Barely any onboard storage. Limited software support. These are some of the things that come to mind when one mentions Chromebooks. But…

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Microsoft Finally Launches Assault On Chromebooks

Chromebooks. Microsoft really does not think too highly of these devices, as is evident from the various signals coming from Redmond. From company officials to…

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Acer C720 Chromebook Launched With Intel Core i3 Processor

Microsoft have made some notable progress this year with Windows 8.1 hardware, and several new models are now available for purchase at different price points. Chromebooks,…

Week In Review
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Week In Review (Jun 9 – Jun 13)

As far as weeks go, this one was a considerable one for Microsoft. Not only did we hear more details about Redmond’s future plans for…

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Australian Company Orders 8,000 Chromebooks To Replace Windows PCs

Microsoft is facing a number of threats from all quarters, and recent steps like free licenses of Windows and Windows Phone for OEMs are a…

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Acer Has Launched A Touch Chromebook! Is This Trip Really Necessary?

Acer. The hardware company that lives in the hearts and minds of Windows 8 users. Or not. The company has made some radical choices in…

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HP Just Can’t Believe How Successful Chromebooks Are

The company, I am sure, is charmed with this newfound success. For HP, the Chromebook side of business is apparently flourishing. Flourishing enough to actually…

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Oh My! Chromebooks Finally Get The Ability To Run Windows Software

There are threats, and then there are Chromebooks. According to the newest numbers from NPD research, Chromebooks made up some 21 percent of all commercial…